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Japanese yen (Japanese offices in China usage only)


Name: Japanese yen
Defn: 1000rin=1000r=100sen=100s=1y
Symbol: ¥
Code: JPY
Desc: new
Units of money:
ren r 1
sen s 10
yen y 1000

Users of this currency: Japanese occupation of Central China (6 stamps, 1941-1942), Japanese occupation of Hong Kong (3 stamps, 1945), Japan (8490 stamps, 1900-2018), Japanese offices in China (49 stamps, 1900-1920), Japanese offices in Korea (15 stamps, 1900), Japanese offices in Taiwan (3 stamps, 1945), Japanese occupation of North Borneo (14 stamps, 1944), Ryukyu Islands (64 stamps, 1948-1958) Show with all usages

Denominations used by Japanese offices in China in this currency:
Denom Usages Selected stamps
1/2s 3   1901 gray issue=1900 dt=chrysanthemum emblem d=chrysanthemum emblem 1899 low ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1899-1901-1/2s-gray ... 1914 brn issue=1914 ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1914-1/2s-brn
= 5r 1   1900 gray issue=1900 dt=chrysanthemum emblem d=chrysanthemum emblem 1899 low ovpt=2 chars oc=red on=issuer=Japan-issue=1899-1899-5r-gray
1s 3   1900 redbrn issue=1900 dt=chrysanthemum emblem d=chrysanthemum emblem 1899 low ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1899-1s-redbrn ... 1914 org issue=1914 ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1914-1s-org
1 1/2s 4   1900 ultra issue=1900 dt=chrysanthemum emblem d=chrysanthemum emblem 1899 low ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1899-1 1/2s-ultra ... 1914 bl issue=1914 ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1914-1 1/2s
2s 3   1900 ltgrn issue=1900 dt=chrysanthemum emblem d=chrysanthemum emblem 1899 low ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1899-2s-ltgrn ... 1914 grn issue=1914 ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1914-2s-grn
3s 5   1900 car d=Wedding symbols certificate & rice-cakes ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-1900-3s-car-crown prince wedding ... 1914 rose issue=1914 ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1914-3s-rose
4s 3   1900 rose issue=1900 dt=chrysanthemum emblem d=chrysanthemum emblem 1899 low ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1899-4s-rose ... 1914 red issue=1914 ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1914-4s-red
5s 3   1900 orgyel issue=1900 dt=chrysanthemum emblem d=chrysanthemum emblem 1899 low ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1899-5s-orgyel ... 1914 vio issue=1914 ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1914-5s-vio
6s 2   1906 mar issue=1900 ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1899-6s-mar-unissued, 1920 brn issue=1914 ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1914-6s-brn
8s 2   1900 olgrn issue=1900 dt=chrysanthemum emblem d=chrysanthemum emblem 1899 mid ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1899-8s-olgrn, 1920 gray issue=1914 ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1914-8s-gray
10s 3   1900 dpbl issue=1900 dt=chrysanthemum emblem d=chrysanthemum emblem 1899 mid ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1899-10s-dpbl ... 1914 dpbl issue=1914 ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1914-10s
15s 1   1900 pur issue=1900 dt=chrysanthemum emblem d=chrysanthemum emblem 1899 mid ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1899-15s-pur
20s 3   1900 redorg issue=1900 dt=chrysanthemum emblem d=chrysanthemum emblem 1899 mid ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1899-20s ... 1914 cl issue=1914 ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1914-20s
25s 3   1900 blgrn issue=1900 dt=chrysanthemum emblem d=chrysanthemum emblem 1899 high ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1899-25s ... 1914 ol issue=1914 ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1914-25s
30s 1   1920 orgbrn issue=1914 ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1914-30s
50s 2   1900 redbrn issue=1900 dt=chrysanthemum emblem d=chrysanthemum emblem 1899 high ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1899-50s, 1920 dkbrn issue=1914 ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1914-50s
1y 3   1900 car issue=1900 dt=chrysanthemum emblem d=chrysanthemum emblem 1899 1y ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1899-1y ... 1914 yelgrn&mar issue=1914 ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1914-1y
5y 2   1908 grn d=Empress Jingu ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-1908-5y-grn, 1914 grn issue=1914 d=Empress Jingu ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1914-5y
10y 2   1908 dkvio d=Empress Jingu ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-1908-10y-dkvio, 1914 vio issue=1914 d=Empress Jingu ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1914-10y-vio

Used by 49 stamps of Japanese offices in China: (See all uses as list)
1900 3s car d=Wedding symbols certificate & rice-cakes ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-1900-3s-car-crown prince wedding
1900 5r gray issue=1900 dt=chrysanthemum emblem d=chrysanthemum emblem 1899 low ovpt=2 chars oc=red on=issuer=Japan-issue=1899-1899-5r-gray
1900 1s redbrn issue=1900 dt=chrysanthemum emblem d=chrysanthemum emblem 1899 low ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1899-1s-redbrn
1900 1 1/2s ultra issue=1900 dt=chrysanthemum emblem d=chrysanthemum emblem 1899 low ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1899-1 1/2s-ultra
1900 2s ltgrn issue=1900 dt=chrysanthemum emblem d=chrysanthemum emblem 1899 low ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1899-2s-ltgrn
1900 3s viobrn issue=1900 dt=chrysanthemum emblem d=chrysanthemum emblem 1899 low ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1899-3s-viobrn
1900 4s rose issue=1900 dt=chrysanthemum emblem d=chrysanthemum emblem 1899 low ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1899-4s-rose
1900 5s orgyel issue=1900 dt=chrysanthemum emblem d=chrysanthemum emblem 1899 low ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1899-5s-orgyel
1900 8s olgrn issue=1900 dt=chrysanthemum emblem d=chrysanthemum emblem 1899 mid ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1899-8s-olgrn
1900 10s dpbl issue=1900 dt=chrysanthemum emblem d=chrysanthemum emblem 1899 mid ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1899-10s-dpbl
1900 15s pur issue=1900 dt=chrysanthemum emblem d=chrysanthemum emblem 1899 mid ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1899-15s-pur
1900 20s redorg issue=1900 dt=chrysanthemum emblem d=chrysanthemum emblem 1899 mid ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1899-20s
1900 25s blgrn issue=1900 dt=chrysanthemum emblem d=chrysanthemum emblem 1899 high ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1899-25s
1900 50s redbrn issue=1900 dt=chrysanthemum emblem d=chrysanthemum emblem 1899 high ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1899-50s
1900 1y car issue=1900 dt=chrysanthemum emblem d=chrysanthemum emblem 1899 1y ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1899-1y
1901 1/2s gray issue=1900 dt=chrysanthemum emblem d=chrysanthemum emblem 1899 low ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1899-1901-1/2s-gray
1906 6s mar issue=1900 ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1899-6s-mar-unissued
1906 1 1/2s vio issue=1900 dt=chrysanthemum emblem d=chrysanthemum emblem 1899 low ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1899-1 1/2s-vio
1906 3s rose issue=1900 dt=chrysanthemum emblem d=chrysanthemum emblem 1899 low ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1899-3s-rose
1908 5y grn d=Empress Jingu ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-1908-5y-grn
1908 10y dkvio d=Empress Jingu ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-1908-10y-dkvio
1913 1/2s brn issue=1913 dt=characters (1913) ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-1913-1/2s-brn
1913 1s org issue=1913 dt=characters (1913) ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-1913-1s-org
1913 1 1/2s ltbl issue=1913 dt=characters (1913) ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-1913-1 1/2s-ltbl
1913 2s grn issue=1913 dt=characters (1913) ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-1913-2s-grn
1913 2s grn issue=1913 dt=characters (1913) ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-1913-2s-grn
1913 3s rose issue=1913 dt=characters (1913) ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-1913-3s-rose
1913 4s red issue=1913 dt=characters (1913) ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-1913-4s-red
1913 5s vio issue=1913 dt=characters (1913) ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-1913-5s-vio
1913 10s dpbl issue=1913 dt=characters (1913) ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-1913-10s
1913 20s cl issue=1913 dt=characters (1913) ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-1913-20s
1913 25s ol issue=1913 dt=characters (1913) ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-1913-25s
1913 1y yelgrn&mar issue=1913 dt=characters (1913) ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-1913-1y
1914 1/2s brn issue=1914 ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1914-1/2s-brn wmk=zigzag lines
1914 1s org issue=1914 ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1914-1s-org wmk=zigzag lines
1914 1 1/2s bl issue=1914 ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1914-1 1/2s wmk=zigzag lines
1914 2s grn issue=1914 ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1914-2s-grn wmk=zigzag lines
1914 3s rose issue=1914 ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1914-3s-rose wmk=zigzag lines
1914 4s red issue=1914 ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1914-4s-red wmk=zigzag lines
1914 5s vio issue=1914 ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1914-5s-vio wmk=zigzag lines
1914 10s dpbl issue=1914 ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1914-10s wmk=zigzag lines
1914 20s cl issue=1914 ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1914-20s wmk=zigzag lines
1914 25s ol issue=1914 ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1914-25s wmk=zigzag lines
1914 1y yelgrn&mar issue=1914 ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1914-1y wmk=zigzag lines
1914 5y grn issue=1914 d=Empress Jingu ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1914-5y wmk=zigzag lines
1914 10y vio issue=1914 d=Empress Jingu ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1914-10y-vio wmk=zigzag lines
1920 6s brn issue=1914 ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1914-6s-brn wmk=zigzag lines
1920 8s gray issue=1914 ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1914-8s-gray wmk=zigzag lines
1920 30s orgbrn issue=1914 ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1914-30s wmk=zigzag lines
1920 50s dkbrn issue=1914 ovpt=2 chars oc=blk on=issuer=Japan-issue=1914-50s wmk=zigzag lines

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